Leading and organizing social change for companion animals
Contributor(s):: Hamilton, F. E.
Governmental agencies and shelters are charged with controlling the animal overpopulation problem, and historically they have accomplished this by euthanizing companion animals. Community-wide efforts in diverse locations, however, have implemented creative strategies that have dramatically...
Assessment of the impact of government animal welfare policy on farm animal welfare in the UK
Contributor(s):: Bennett, R. M., Broom, D. M., Henson, S. J., Blaney, R. J. P., Harper, G.
The paper presents the method and findings of a Delphi expert survey to assess the impact of UK government farm animal welfare policy, farm assurance schemes and major food retailer specifications on the welfare of animals on farms. Two case-study livestock production systems are considered,...